A popular U.S. coding website is enduring an onslaught of Internet traffic meant for China’s most popular search engine, in an episode that security experts say represents a likely attempt by China to shut down anticensorship tools.
Reynolds American and Lorillard are expected to meet this week with members of Federal Trade Commission ahead of a final decision by the agency on whether to allow the companies to merge, according to people familiar with the matter.
Eurocement Holding, the second-largest shareholder in cement company Holcim, plans to vote against the Swiss company’s union with Lafarge unless the financial terms of the deal are altered, according to a person familiar with situation.
Abu Dhabi investment firm Aabar and U.A.E. construction company Arabtec are looking to step up their investments in Egypt, the chairman of both entities said, underscoring the deepening ties between the two countries.